Video links have been around for some time, in recent times however they have become a real lifeline for individuals and businesses to be able to communicate effectively whilst unable to do so face to face.
Many clinics within the NHS are now able to offer a video option for selected consultations. If you are offered a video consultations this means you can connect with your health professional by a video call similar to Skype, FaceTime etc. The NHS option has been specially adapted for healthcare use.
Why choose this?
- It can help with social distancing and managing isolation
- It can save you time and money and can help with the reduction of any stress related to getting to an appointment
- It adds a visual dimension
- Calls are safe and secure
Please see below to view two short videos created to help explain how the video consultation process works.